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This page contains all the news items for the tag "Music" for the month of August 2011. To view all news items without being the current tag filter, please click here.

 

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YouTube Downloading Service Sued For Copyright Infringement

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Everyone has done it. Downloading YouTube videos seems to be no different to time-shifting on TiVo or DVRs, but it seems the major music labels are not happy people are doing it, and have sued downloader website TubeFire ... Read more ...
Aug
27
2011



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MP3tunes Wins, and Loses, Copyright Case Against EMI

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Cloud music hosting service MP3tunes wins a victory in the courts against EMI, that may yet turn out to be a hollow one, as the threat of financial damages being rewarded against the company looms large ... Read more ...
Aug
23
2011



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New Zealand ISP Attacks Entertainment Industry's Outdated Business Model

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The CEO of one of New Zealand's largest ISPs say that the government should stop propping up the dying business model of the entertainment industry via copyright laws, and should concentrate more on encouraging innovation to fight online piracy ... Read more ...
Aug
16
2011



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Walmart Pulling Out Of Digital Music Business, DRM Servers To Stay Up ... For Now

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Walmart will stop selling MP3s at the end of this month. Those that purchased DRM protected MP3s from them will now have to rely on the shopping giant to keep the DRM servers up and running ... Read more ...
Aug
11
2011